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What is SolarWinds Network Performance

SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM) is a network monitoring system the provides comprehensive discovery and monitoring and dynamic mapping tools for on-premises, hybrid, and cloud.

Why Should You Use the SolarWinds Connector?

The SolarWinds connector provides visibility into the assets in your environment. You can use this visibility to:

  • ensure assets are managed per your security policies

  • ensure users are managed per your security policies

  • derive relationships between assets, users, applications, and data

How Does This Connector Work?

Lucidum executes read-only requests to the SolarWinds REST API and ingests only meta-data about SolarWinds devices. Lucidum does not retrieve any data stored on your assets.

Configuring the Connector in Lucidum





The hostname of the server for SolarWinds.


User name for a SolarWinds account with read access to API data.



User name for a SolarWinds account with read access to API data.



If you are using a proxy server to allow this connector to communicate with on-premises devices, enter the IP address: port for the proxy server, usually

Source Documentation

Creating Credentials

For details on creating a user in SolarWinds for the Lucidum connector to use, see:

Assign the new user the Admin role.

Required Permissions





SDK Documentation


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